Alumni Athletics Events

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Creighton in Las “Jay”gas!
Men’s Basketball Thanksgiving Tournament

Monday, Nov. 23 – Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2015

Head coach Greg McDermott and the Bluejays competing in the Men Who Speak Up Main Event in Las Vegas at the MGM Grand in November. Each participating team will play four games in the event – the first two at campus sites – with the final two rounds to be played at the MGM Grand on Monday and Wednesday, Nov. 23 & 25. Creighton Athletics Logo

Creighton’s first two games of the tournament will be played at CenturyLink Center Omaha – vs. Texas Southern on Saturday, Nov. 14 and vs. Texas-San Antonio on Tuesday, Nov. 17 - and both will be included as part of the 2015-16 season ticket package. Creighton’s first game at the MGM Grand will be on Monday, Nov. 23 against Rutgers (11 p.m., Central tip-off time). Creighton will then play either Clemson or UMass at the MGM Grand on Wednesday, Nov. 25 (championship game at 8:30 p.m., Central time with the consolation game to follow at approximately 11 p.m., Central time).

Creighton Alumni Pregame Events

Pregame events for Creighton alumni, parents, fans and friends will take place 2.5 hours prior to each game. RSVP for the pregame events.

Ticket and Hotel Information

See more information about tickets and purchase all-session tickets online. Please note that single-session tickets for the event will not be available until October.

For fans interested in making lodging reservations at the MGM Grand, you may also do so online – or call the MGM Grand directly at 800.929.1111 and reference the code “MGM 1115” when making the reservation.

Complimentary Hotel Rooms at Southpoint Hotel in Las Vegas

Another lodging option Bluejay fans may want to consider for the tournament in Las Vegas is Michael Gaughan’s South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa. Gaughan, a 1965 Creighton graduate and a 2004 recipient of Creighton’s College of Business Administration Alumni Merit Award, is offering complimentary three-night stays between November 23-26 to Creighton alumni, fans and friends at his property.

To take advantage of this offer, fans must call the South Point Hotel, Casino and Spa directly at 1-866-791-7626 and provide the code “CRE1122” when making the reservation by Monday, Nov. 9 (online reservations for this offer are not available). See more information on the hotel’s amenities.

View and print the Las "Jay"gas Fan Guide for giveaways, maps and additional information.

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